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Highest Paying Cities for Financial Examiners

The top 100 highest paying cities for financial examiners (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of financial examiners in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $118,860, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for financial examiners. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $108,890). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of financial examiners in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Financial Examiners

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$118,860
1,010
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$108,890
1,350
3 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$108,330
200
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$108,020
1,490
5 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$107,150
1,550
6 Springfield, Massachusetts
$106,610
40
7 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$104,280
190
8 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$101,490
3,240
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$101,350
6,060
10 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$99,890
1,440
11 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$99,700
70
12 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$99,680
1,570
13 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$98,750
260
14 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$94,600
620
15 Memphis, Tennessee
$94,250
70
16 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$92,450
140
17 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$91,940
310
18 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$91,710
30
19 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$91,300
270
20 Peoria, Illinois
$91,060
30
21 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$90,540
250
22 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$90,430
1,240
23 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,820
1,420
24 Lubbock, Texas
$89,730
60
25 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,540
1,350
26 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$89,000
110
27 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$88,840
340
28 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$88,770
1,170
29 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$86,000
50
30 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$85,270
80
31 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$84,770
160
32 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$84,640
300
33 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$84,560
60
34 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$83,880
1,530
35 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$83,640
390
36 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$83,410
180
37 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$83,230
1,070
38 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$83,170
360
39 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$83,030
1,250
40 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$82,130
280
41 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$81,890
40
42 Syracuse, New York
$81,690
90
43 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$81,650
180
44 Richmond, Virginia
$80,960
520
45 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$80,900
600
46 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$80,730
1,650
47 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$80,710
50
48 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$80,510
340
49 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$80,450
170
50 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$80,020
660
51 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$79,870
80
52 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$79,530
50
53 Kansas City, Missouri
$79,520
610
54 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$79,040
120
55 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$78,150
110
56 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$77,970
490
57 Wilmington, New Jersey
$77,840
180
58 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$77,690
1,600
59 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$76,480
90
60 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$76,280
910
61 Billings, Montana
$75,940
50
62 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$75,690
540
63 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$75,390
350
64 Wichita, Kansas
$74,950
70
65 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$74,660
260
66 Jackson, Mississippi
$74,660
100
67 St Louis, Missouri
$74,430
1,060
68 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$74,320
360
69 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$74,240
40
70 Camden, New Jersey
$73,970
180
71 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$73,840
70
72 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$73,490
60
73 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$73,070
820
74 Roanoke, Virginia
$72,950
70
75 Montgomery, Alabama
$72,800
90
76 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$72,710
940
77 Knoxville, Tennessee
$72,380
70
78 Salt Lake City, Utah
$72,370
360
79 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$72,350
160
80 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$71,890
250
81 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$71,250
950
82 Springfield, Illinois
$69,360
100
83 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$68,670
170
84 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$68,380
330
85 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$68,300
410
86 Madison, Wisconsin
$67,430
260
87 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$67,340
70
88 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$66,580
430
89 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$66,490
50
90 Honolulu, Hawaii
$65,970
90
91 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$64,940
380
92 Jacksonville, Florida
$64,460
470
93 Columbus, Ohio
$63,740
620
94 Topeka, Kansas
$63,560
40
95 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$63,430
170
96 Columbia, South Carolina
$63,080
140
97 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$62,760
270
98 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$62,280
130
99 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$62,140
30
100 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$61,980
50
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